Small-scale fisheries are Too Big To Ignore

Too Big to Ignore is a new research network and knowledge mobilization partnership to promote and revitalize small-scale fisheries.

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Research Clusters

Find out what each cluster is planning to do and sign up to be part of this exciting work.

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New Book: Interactive Governance for Small-Scale Fisheries – Global Reflections

This volume draws on more than 30 case studies from around the world and offers a multitude of examples for improving the governance of small-scale fisheries.

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Latest News

Member of the Week

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Tek Gurung

Tek Gurung, is a Principal Scientist (Fisheries) and the Director of the National Animal Science Research Institute of Nepal Agricultural Research Council. [read more]

Facts & Figures

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State of the Art

Total annual catch

Total annual catch

Source: World Bank/FAO/WorldFish (2010)

Great Fish for a Change

A new TBTI initiative that will facilitate much-needed discussions about the important role of fish for food security and their significance for the local food systems.

Great Fish

New Opportunities

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A new contest for the best fish recipe based on the locally sourced fish. Submit your favourite fish recipe and help us spread the word on how fish are important for a healthy diet & local food systems.

Great Fish Recipe Challenge

News & Updates

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Two positions offered at FAO

FAO is offering two full-time positions: 1) Programme Officer (Operations) for the FishCode Programme, in the Fisheries and Aquaculture Department, Rome, Italy. FAO is looking f ...[read more]

ISSF Help Page

The Information System on Small-scale Fisheries (ISSF) is releasing a brand new page! Since its official release in September 2014, the Information System on Small-scale Fisheries ...[read more]

TBTI Digest, November 2015

Download the TBTI Digest November 2015 to learn about the recent project’s activities and outputs.   ...[download]

TBTI Symposium on Small-scale Fisheries in Europe

  We are pleased to announce 'TBTI Symposium on Small-scale Fisheries in Europe' that will be held in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain, from June 29-July 1, 2016. The pu ...[read more]